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    Default RIP Sweet Julie

    My sister's Lhasa Apso Julie (AKA "Jewels") passed away this afternoon at about 1:30.

    We'd just stopped by a friends apartment after taking her in her stroller for a walk along the river. When we got inside, we put her on the floor, she twitched a bit and then she was gone. Very quiet and peaceful ... she enjoyed a beautiful morning by the river and was surrounded by people who loved her.

    Julie had cancer and was 15.5 years old. Julie was our mom's dog and when my mom was no longer well enough to take care of Julie, a relative agreed to take care of her. Unfortunately, Julie suffered horribly in their care and was infested with fleas and had lost half her hair. We found about how bad it was two years ago when the relative said it was time to put Julie to sleep and we asked our Aunt to go and rescue her. Our aunt has been involved in rescue for many years and said she had never seen a case of neglect as bad as Julies.

    Here are a few pictures of sweet Julie:

    After she was rescued by our aunt. Her hair is shaved here. She looks sad, but much better than when she was initially rescued:



    Two days after arriving to live with Lynn in NYC:


    Last spring at the park:


    With Lucky and her brother Razz (pic by Winning Image)


    This spring, with me and her the boys at the river:


    Just two weeks ago, strolling along the same river in her stroller:


    RIP Sweet Angel dog.
    Lani
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    Hi

    RIP LITTLE JEWELS YOU WENT IN PEACE FOR A BEAUTIFUL LITTLE GIRL
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    RIP Sweet Juile. No more pain for you baby girl! Sleep in heavenly peace!
    Mom of Bella-Blenheim female born 12-29-07
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    Oh I am so sorry to hear about Julie. I have enjoyed and will remember the pictures of her, Sparky, Lucky and Razz.

    Thinking of you and your sister at this sad time .

    Rest now sweet angel
    Last edited by Jasperxxgabby; 13th July 2009 at 01:17 AM. Reason: wrong word
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    RIP Jewels, you were so loved.
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    I've read in a couple of places about Julie's passing with almost a dry eye (I'm just so glad she passed so quickly and peacefully and relieved Lynn of the duty of taking her to the vet's office) but you did me in Lani with the pictures. As long as I live I will never forget Julie. Her pictures of how she came to you all are forever burned into my mind of what a whole lot of TLC can do for a dog. I always think of her as the little miracle girl. She was such a pitiful little wreck and blossomed into such a little beauty. The picture of her with Lucky and Razz really shows how beautiful she was. Rest well little Jewels, I'm glad you were so loved. We should all be so blessed.
    Cathy
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    Thanks so much for sharing these wonderful photos and for reminding us all of Julie's story. It is also a reminder to all of us to make arrangements before we die for someone to provide a home for our pets and to make certain the person(s) we select are willing and give them the love and care we would want. Sometimes, if family is not available, then the best is to find a good quality rescue group to be in charge of finding them a new family. No shame in that.

    Hugs to you and your sister!
    Phyllis in West Virginia USA with two Clumbers and a Cavalier Named Buddy

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    I'm so sorry to read about Julie. She really is a beautiful little girl. Sleep well Julie xx

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    Sweet dreams, Julie. She was a very beautiful dog, and I was really touched to read her story. I send you all the warmest thoughts and hugs.
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    Lynn Lani I'm soooo sorry to read this

    I remember when Lynn made the trip to collect Julie and everyone was waiting anxiously for updates . I'm so sorry you didn't get to have more time with her. You gave her such a wonderful life with Razz and the Luckmeister and Sparky. I know your heart is breaking right now and I wish I could say something to make it better

    Sleep tight Jewels
    Claire
    Once owned by Rudeepoohs
    then rescued by CaraMia and Minnie Moo.
    Missing all my girls every day....

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